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Mehnaz Roushan Laura Assistant Professor, Department of Accounting and Information Systems

PROFILE


SHORT BIOGRAPHY

Mehnaz Roushan Laura is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh. She joined Jahangirnagar University on June, 2014.

Laura is a PhD student (on study leave) in Accounting in the Business School at Auckland University of Technology (AUT), New Zealand. She has been awarded AUT Vice Chancellor's Doctoral Scholarship 2018.

She obtained her MSc degree in Finance from the University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom. Previously, she completed her MBA and BBA degree from the Department of Accounting and Information Systems in the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Her teaching interests include financial accounting, management accounting and corporate finance.

RESEARCH INTEREST
International Financial Reporting Standards, Fair Value Accounting, Corporate Governance, Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Asset Pricing

Journal Paper

The Classical Approaches to Testing the Unconditional CAPM: UK Evidence

Laura, M. R., & Fahd, N. U. (2017).The Classical Approaches to Testing the Unconditional CAPM: UK Evidence, 9(3), 220-232. doi:https://doi.org/10.5539/ijef.v9n3p220

SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2998046

Would Hedge Fund Regulation Mitigate Systemic Risk? Direct vs. Indirect Regulation Approach.

Laura, M.R. and Fahad, N.U. (2017). Would Hedge Fund Regulation Mitigate Systemic Risk? Direct vs. Indirect Regulation Approach. International Business Research,10(8), 31-43.

SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2998048

Complexity in Structured Finance and Difficulties Faced by Market Participants-A Critical Assessment of the Role of the Complexity in Financial Crisis

Fahad, N.U and Laura, M.R. (2017) ‘Complexity in Structured Finance and Difficulties Faced by Market Participants-A Critical Assessment of the Role of the Complexity in Financial Crisis’.  Asian Economic and Financial Review, 7(9), 907-920. (ABCD INDEXED: C)

SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2998038


Academic Info

Institute: MSc Finance
Period: 2015-2016

Establishment   : Department of Accounting and Finance, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Academic Year  : 2015-2016
Merit Position    : Passed MSc. Finance with Overall Merit. Distinction in Coursework: Average 76% (1st semester), Weighted Average 83% (2nd Semester) and Dissertation: 65% (An average of three projects).

Institute: PhD in Accounting
Period: 2018-2022

Auckland University of Technology

Experience

Organization: Jahangirnagar University
Position: Lecturer
Period: June, 2014 to October, 2017

Worked as a Lecturer in the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Faculty of Business Studies, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.

Activity

Organization: Faculty of Business Studies, Jahangirnagar University
Position: Member, Coordination Committee, EMBA Program
Period: September 2014 to September 2015

Contact

Mehnaz Roushan Laura

Assistant Professor
Department of Accounting and Information Systems
Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.
Work Phone: 88-02-7791045-51, Extn: 1703
Email: laura_ais@juniv.edu